Friday, February 27 | 2 – 4pm
The service of African American doctors, nurses, and surgeons in defense of the Union during the Civil War is explored by Heather M. Butts, author of the book African American Medicine in Washington, DC: Healing the Capital During the Civil War Era. A book-signing follows the talk. Limited copies of the book will be available for purchase.
Register here or call 202.633.4844 to register by phone.
|Categories:||Lectures & Discussions|
|Venue:||Anacostia Community Museum|
|Event Location:||Program Room|
|Related Exhibition:||How the Civil War Changed Washington|